Federal grant funding can be a critical resource for organizations with innovative ideas. To help your organization identify opportunities to pursue, here are summaries of recent grant opportunities from the U.S. Department of Education, prepared by our partner organization Trivium Consulting.

With our strategic partners, we offer a full set of services, from grant analysis and grant writing on the front end, to working with federal agencies and grant implementation on the back end.


Current Grant Opportunities:

Department of Education

Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) Program—Discretionary Grant—Office of Innovation Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of SEED Grant)

Deadline for Notice of Intent to ApplyMay 15, 2017

Deadline for Transmittal of ApplicationsJune 23, 2017

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: August 20, 2017

 

Expanding Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Program (CSP)–Grants to State Entities—Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of CSP Grants)

Date for Pre-Application Webinar:  March 30, 2017

Deadline for Transmittal of ApplicationsMay 11, 2017 

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: July 10, 2017

 

Education Innovation and Research Program—Early-phase GrantsOffice of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of EIR Early-phase Grants)

Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: February 13, 2017

Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 13, 2017

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: June 13, 2017

 

Education Innovation and Research Program—Expansion GrantsOffice of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of EIR Expansion Grants)

Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: February 13, 2017

Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 13, 2017

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: June 13, 2017

 

Education Innovation and Research Program—Mid-phase GrantsOffice of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of EIR Mid-phase Grants)

Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: February 13, 2017

Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: April 13, 2017

Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: June 13, 2017


Department of Labor

No current grants of interest available.


National Science Foundation

No current grants of interest available.


Department of Commerce

No current grants of interest available.


Department of Justice

No current grants of interest available.


Department of Health & Human Services

No current grants of interest available.


National Endowment for the Humanities

No current grants of interest available.


Past Grant Opportunities:

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grant – National Institutes of Health
Closing date for applications: January 7, 2017

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research Training Grant – National Institutes of Health
Closing date for applications: January 7, 2017

Investing in Innovation Fund (i3) – Development Grants – Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of i3 Development Grants)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Submit Pre-Application: April 27, 2016
Deadline for Transmittal of Pre-Applications: May 10, 2016
Deadline for Transmittal of Full Applications: TBA, entities that submit a highly-rated pre-application will be invited to submit a full application

Summer Jobs and Beyond: Career Pathways for Youth (CPY) Grants – The Employment and Training Administration (Trivium Consulting summary of CPY Grants)
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: March 25, 2016

H-1B TechHire Partnership Grants – The Employment and Training Administration (Trivium Consulting summary of H1B TechHire Grants)
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: March 11, 2016

Investing in Innovation Fund (i3) Validation Grants – Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of i3 Validation Grants)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: June 25, 2015
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: August 4, 2015
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: October 5, 2015

Investing in Innovation Fund (i3) 2015 Scale-Up Grants – Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of i3 Scale-Up Grants)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: June 25, 2015
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: August 4, 2015
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: October 5, 2015

First in the World Program-Development Grants – Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education  (Trivium Consulting summary of FITW Development Grants)
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: June 30, 2015
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: August 31, 2015

First in the World Program-Validation Grants – Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education  (Trivium Consulting summary of FITW Validation Grants)
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: June 30, 2015
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: August 31, 2015

Investing in Innovation Fund-Development Grants – Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of Investing in Innovation Fund)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Submit Pre-Application: April 20, 2015 
Deadline for Transmittal of Pre-Applications: April 29, 2015
Deadline for Transmittal of Full Applications: TBA
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: 60 calendar days after transmittal of full applications. 

Face Forward 3-Intermediary and Community Grants – Employment and Training Administration (Trivium Consulting summary of Face Foward 3)
Application deadline: Apr 23, 2015 Applications must be received no later than 4:00:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

American Apprenticeship Initiative – Employment and Training Administration (Trivium Consulting summary of American Apprenticeships)
Application deadline: Apr 30, 2015 Applications must be received no later than 4:00:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

Performance Partnership Pilots – Department of Education (Trivium Consulting summary of summary of Performance Partnership Pilots)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: January 8, 2015 (Submission of a notice of intent to apply is
optional.)

Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: March 4, 2015
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: May 4, 2015

Bridges to Baccalaureate Program – National Institutes of Health
Full Proposal Deadline: September 25, 2015 (due by 5:00pm local time of applicant organization)

Promoting Student Resilience – Discretionary Grants – Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (Trivium Consulting summary of PSR Grants)
The competition has been reopened, and the Deadline for Transmittal of Applications is now: August 19, 2016.

Teacher Incentive Fund – Discretionary Grants – Office of Innovation and Improvement (Trivium Consulting summary of TIF Grants)
Deadline for Notice of Intent to Apply: June 30, 2016
Deadline for Transmittal of Applications: July 15, 2016
Deadline for Intergovernmental Review: September 28, 2016

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Research Continuance Award – National Institutes of Health
Closing date for applications: September 7, 2016

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Pilot Project Award – National Institutes of Health
Closing date for applications: September 7, 2016

Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Research Advancement Award – National Institutes of Health
Closing date for applications: September 7, 2016